Ralph/Relph Family Graves in Scituate, RI

Col. David Relph Lot, Scituate #226
Harris Ralph, born Feb. 10, 1827 died June 21, 1895
[son of David Harris and Sarah Relph] and Mary E. Ralph, born Dec. 4, 1828 (no date of death listed) [ Died January 20, 1909, daughter of George and Abby Whitman]
Sarah, wife of Job Manchester
formerly wife of David H. Ralph
daughter of ... and Mary Arnold
born March 18, 1803, died Aug. 6, 1891 [daughter of Lowry and Mary Arnold]
Erected in Memory of Mr. David Harris Relph
who died Aug. 22, 1830
in the 30th year of his age
[son of David and Phebe Relph]
Mrs. Phebe, wife of Col. David Relph died Oct. 5, 1849
in the 70, year of her age
[daughter of Thomas and Freelove Harris]
Col. David Relph
died Jan. 1, 1853
in the 83 year of his age
[son of David and Freelove Relph]
Sacred to the Memory of
Mrs. Eliza Hopkins
wife of Col. Stephen G. Hopkins
and daughter of David & Phebe Ralph born Nov. 3, 1807, died Died July 17, 1828
Friends and Physicians could not save, Her mortal body from the grave, Nor can the grave confine her here, When Christ shall call her to appear.**
Miss Phebe Harris daughter of Col. Stephen and Eliza Hopkins died Aug. .... aged 19 years, 9 months & 16? days
[Miss Phebe Harris Hopkins, died Aug. 23, 1845]
Sacred to the memory of
Freelove Relph daughter of David & Phebe Relph
who died October 24 1826
age 21 years 2 mo & 8 days
My friends I bid you all adieu
I leave you in God's care.
And if I here no more see you
Go on I'll meet you there.**
Zilpha, wife of William Rhodes
formerly wife of Daniel Arnold
and daughter of David & Phebe Relph died April 5?, 1877
in the 78?? year of her age
[died April 5, 1877,  in the 78 year of her age]
Erected In memory of
Daniel Arnold (can't read dates)
[who died Oct 18, 1829, in the 34 year of his age]
Mary A., daughter of Lowry & Mary Arnold
died Nov. 27, 1874
in the 66th year of her age
Eliza, daughter of David H. and Sarah Ralph
died Aug., 1826, aged 8 months
Mrs. Eliza Hopkins  1828 [There is one unmarked grave in the corner, William Donneson Ralph, son of David and Julia Porter Ralph Born June 1, 1875, Died June 8, 1880]
** these transcriptions from Sheila Stewart, as found in James N. Arnold's early transcriptions
[info in brackets provided by Sheila Stewart]

 Images by Beth Hurd, 2004

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